circumpolar north map

Professor Ross Virginia, Director of the Dickey Center's Institute of Arctic Studies, was selected by the U.S. State Department as one of two distinguished scholar leaders of the newly established Fulbright Arctic Initiative.

Dartmouth faculty and students are involved in diverse and interdisciplinary research in Polar Environmental Change. The Dartmouth library system even provides a website on polar research resources.

Kerri-Ann Jones

In January 2014, Kerri-Ann Jones, former Assistant Secretary of State for Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, spoke to students, faculty and the Dartmouth community about the challenges of negotiating environmental and climate agreements. 

Greenland research

Read a new report on Dartmouth graduate student research in Greenland. Science and the social and political issues of rapid environmental change have the potential to affect environmental policies worldwide. 

The John Sloan Dickey Center